Kathryn Thies

Kathryn Thies

Friday, April 29th, 1949 - Sunday, November 10th, 2019
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Kathryn D. Thies

Kathryn D. Thies, age, 70 of Sidney, NE. passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019 in Sidney. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, November 14th with a Wake Service at 6:00 P.M. Wednesday, November 13th. Both services will be in St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Sidney with Father Mike McDermott officiating. Burial will follow in the Potter Cemetery. Friends may stop at the Gehrig-Stitt Chapel on Wednesday from 1-4:00 P.M. No Family will be present. Memorial contributions may be made in Kathy’s name to the St. Patrick’s Human Assistance Fund or Adopt-A-Dog. You may view Kathy’s Book of Memories, leave condolences, photos and stories at
Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of Kathy’s care and funeral arrangements.
Kathryn D. Thies was born to Fredrick G. Touney, Sr. and Ethel E. (Kinnersley) Touney on April 29, 1949 in Sidney, NE.
Kathy received her G.E.D. then attended Western Nebraska Vocational College where she earned her license in Cosmetology. She was united in marriage to David L. Thies, September 14, 1985 in Reno NV. They settled in Sidney.
Kathy worked for Cabelas for thirteen years. She then cared for her mother for 2 years. She returned to the workforce for Security First Bank for 13 years.
She is survived by (1) son Michael Thies of Lewllen NE; (3) daughters; Tamara (Joseph) Beyer of Sidney, NE, Debbie (Don) Forbes of Sterling, CO and Cindy (Lee) Stewart of Sidney, NE;
(1) brother Richard (Linda) Touney of South Sioux City, IA; (2) sisters Pauline Kinnersley of North Platte, NE, Caroline (Neal) Anderson of Broken Bow, NE; (4) grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and numerous extended family members.
Kathy was preceded in death by her parents Fred and Ethel Touney, husband David and brother Fred Touney.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, October 13th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Sunday, October 13th, 2019 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Visitation will be held Wednesday November 13, 2019 from 1-4 at the Gehrig-Stitt Funeral Home. Wake service Wednesday evening November 13, 2019 at 6:00p.m. at the St. Patricks Catholic Church
  • Service

    Thursday, November 14th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Thursday, November 14th, 2019 10:00am
    St. Patrick's Catholic Church
    1039 14th Avenue
    SIDNEY, NE 69162
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    Father Mike McDermott
  • Interment

    Potter Cemetery
    POTTER, NE 69156
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Posted at 02:25pm
Sending Lots of Sympathy, Prayers, Comfort, Energy, Thoughts,Love and many many Hugs to you during this most difficult time. Always enjoyed running into her at the bank. She's always had that beautiful smile and so cheery. She is your Beautiful Guardian Angel now watching over you! May she Rest in Peace. HUGS!

Deb Wilson

Posted at 12:14pm
Sorry for your loss. Kathy was a wonderful lady.

Jo Ann Ostendorf

Posted at 09:58am
When I think of Aunt Kathy my heart smiles! Whenever I saw her she seemed to always be smiling. She had a great sense of humor and I loved her laugh! I will always remember her fondly with a smile on my face and in my heart.
May God help her loved one find peace in the days to come!
Jo Ann Kinnersley/Ostendorf

Lisa Kesselring

Posted at 08:47pm
Our hearts are with you and your family and we are so truly and deeply sorry to hear about Kathy. Sending prayers, love and hugs to all of your We're so very sorry for your loss as well.
Thinking of all you!!!

The Kesselring Family

Edward Kinnersley

Posted at 05:28pm
My sympathy to the family, she will be deeply missed. Im glad to have been able to visit with her at the extended home it was a great visit. God Bless everyone. Edward kinnersley at Gering, Ne. 755 7th street Apt. 1c

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